Glamourous Chocolate Cakes - Chocolate Master Class Series



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Chocolate is the perfect friend for a novice baker, all else fails, chocolate will always save the day! We’ll share with you the secrets of making classic, gorgeous cakes, before dressing them up with a variety of chocolate decorating techniques, from butter icing, piped ganache frosting, chocolate glace to working with tempered chocolate & printed chocolate transfers to perfectly dress and glamour up your chocolate creations. Each participant will take home with them their own gorgeously dressed chocolate cake. 

This workshop is part of our Chocolate Master Class Series, it can be enjoyed on its own or as part of a series of classes. Previous knowledge will not be necessary so it's a perfect introduction to the mechanics of working with chocolate, especially for any for any cake maker that wants to understand more about how chocolate works.

During the workshop you will:
  • Participants will learn how to incorporate the right chocolate product into their cakes to create the right effect every time, from cocoa, cacao, cocoa mass, chocolate & chocolate flavouring.
  • Learn basic frosting and icing recipes using chocolate to create the perfect flavour combination.
  • Learn how to combine chocolate with different ingredients to create different icing effects
  • You will work with tempered chocolates to make some simple, but gorgeous decorations to adorn your cake and make it truly glamourous
  • You will beautifully wrap your cakes to take home and enjoy
  • Go home with recipes and your newly found chocolate knowledge
Join us on the following forthcoming dates: 

Saturday 3rd December 2016 for a special Chocolate Christmas Cake workshop

Saturday 22nd April 2017, Thursday 14th September 2017 & Saturday 2nd December 2017 for a special Chocolate Christmas Cake workshop

    Receive as an E-Voucher from - from £52 per adult or £28 per child
    • Receive as a posted gift card - from £52 per adult or £28 per child (postage charges applicable)
    • Receive wrapped up in a gift box of 4 hand made chocolates - an additional £4.00
    Workshop Bookings

    Tickets purchased here can be redeemed on our Chocolate Master Class Series on Saturdays at 11.30am - 2.00pm and on Thursdays at 6.30pm, subject to availability.

    Reservations for specific dates and times can be made using the form below. Upon purchasing a voucher you will be sent a booking code which can be redeemed on this workshop or can be left open so you can select the Master Class Workshop of your choice.

    Redeem a pre-purchased voucher

    Please email our team at the Cocoa House at chocolate@yorkcocoahouse.co.uk with your voucher code and details of your chosen workshop date. Please note that in some instances our workshops might be fully booked, you will be offered another available alternative date, or if preferable an alternative workshop.

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